‘Bird on the Water Lily’ – Fu Songhua
Artist: Fu Songhua
Title: 'Bird on the Water Lily'
Medium: nIk on paper
Dimension: Image Size - 13 inches x 52 inches (32cm x 133cm) Framed Size - 24.5 inches x 70 inches (63cm x 178cm)
Provenance: James Pongrass Collection, Fu Songhua Collection
Born: September 1974, in Ninghua, Fujian, China
1995: Graduated from Fujian Industrial Art Institute University.
2002: Elected “Outstanding contemporary Chinese painting artist” by the Professional Painters & Calligraphers Selecting Committee of Chinese Talent Research Society, Ministry of Human Resources, China
Present: Xiamen Painting & Calligraphy Academy, Xiamen Fine Art Academy, Member of Chinese Artist Association
1997: “Butterfly in Love with Flower” exhibited in Beijing International Fan Painting Exhibition sponsored by the Ministry of Culture, adopted as the front cover of the Collection of contemporary Chinese fan painting
1997: “Chirps” won bronze medal at the All Chinese Painting & Calligraphy Exhibition sponsored by Fine Art Bureau in General, Chinese Art Research Institute, Chinese Fine Artist Association and Chinese Calligraphy Association
1998: “Paradise in the South” exhibited in the Fourth Chinese Contemporary Gong Bi Painting Exhibition sponsored by Chinese Fine Artist Association and Chinese Gong Bi Painting Association
2000: Color & Music from China Exhibition, Germany
1999: “Splendor of spring” won bronze medal at the Second National Flower & Bird Painting Exhibition sponsored by Chinese Fine Artist Association
2002: “Break of Day” exhibited in the Fifth Chinese Contemporary Gong Bi Painting Exhibition sponsored by Chinese Fine Artist Association and Chinese Gong Bi Painting Association.
2005: “Jing Zhe” won the bronze medal at the Peng Chen Golden Autumn Art Festival in Shenzhen, China.
2006: “After the Rain on the Lily Pool” was selected for the Sixth Gong Bi Chinese Art Show sponsored by Chinese Fine Artist Association and Chinese Art Gallery.
2006: “Trend” was selected for the “Spring Wind from West of the Strait” First Flower and Bird Art Show in Fujian Province sponsored by Fujian Flower and Bird Painting Association.